Hillsdale College is on a 400-acre campus in a small town setting in Hillsdale, Michigan. Hillsdale College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Hillsdale College also has fraternities and sororities.
Hillsdale College has a thriving InterVarsity. In fact, more students participate in InterVarsity than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Hillsdale College include College Republicans, Hillsdale College for Life, Young Americans for Freedom and 1844 Society.
Hillsdale College students' favorite campus traditions are Centralhallapalooza, President's Ball and Homecoming Spirit Week.
Hillsdale College offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Hillsdale College students live on campus. In 2021, 70% of undergrads at Hillsdale College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 30% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Hillsdale College. There are 1,093 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,466 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,036 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.Hillsdale College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.
At Hillsdale College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Hillsdale College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Tennis||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Track And Field||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Archery||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Crew||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Equestrian Sports||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Riflery||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Sailing||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Volleyball||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||NCAA Division 2||√|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Hillsdale College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Hillsdale College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Hillsdale College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Hillsdale College, take I-69, I-90 to Hillsdale, MI. If you need to fly, book your flight to Detroit Metropolitan (DTW) airport.
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